Annual Lecture 2001: The Evolving Constitution

Date / time
Date(s) - 04/10/2001
12:00 am


JUSTICE annual lecture 2001 given by Lord Bingham of Cornhill on 4 October 2001.

In a comprehensive and insightful speech:

  • he reflected on the principles which underlie our constitution
  • examined more contemporary issues such as the voting system, devolution, and the role of the law lords
  • concluded that the House of Lords should no longer exercise judicial functions